Industry News

‘Hybrid’ sports tourism and community recreation facility development increases 33%

November 29, 2022

The Sports Facilities Companies (SFC), a national consultancy, developer, and operator of sports, recreation, and events properties, predicts that the $39.7 billion youth and amateur travel sports and the $218

Beaulieu International Group acquires Act Global 

November 28, 2022

Beaulieu International Group (BIG) has signed an agreement with U.S.-headquartered synthetic turf manufacturer Act Global to acquire its complete range of activities. Through this acquisition, BIG strengthens its position in

Shaw Sports Turf earns twSTC Awards 

November 28, 2022

The Synthetic Turf Council (STC) awarded its 2022 Sustainability and Innovator Awards to Shaw Sports Turf for its GAME ON technology and NXTPlay performance shock pad.  GAME ON – the recipient

AstroTurf names new vice president of business development

November 28, 2022

AstroTurf named Rob Mitchell vice president of business development, effective November 1, 2022. Mitchell previously served as AstroTurf’s director of rugby and as regional sales manager in Wisconsin, Illinois, Minnesota

Renew your SFMA membership online

November 14, 2022

Sports Field Management Association (SFMA) members can renew their membership online at sportsfieldmanagement.org for a quick and seamless process. When you submit your renewal, you will immediately receive a receipt

Industry Insights bring expert knowledge to the Irrigation Show stage

November 14, 2022

The Industry Insights program returns to the Irrigation Show and Education Week. Irrigation professionals will walk away with critical information on the state of the green industry, carbon capture, technology

Virginia Turfgrass Council Turf and Landscape Short Course

November 14, 2022

The 2022 Virginia Turfgrass Council Turf and Landscape Short Course will be held December 6-8 at the Belmont Recreation Center (1600 Hilliard Road, Henrico, VA 23228). The Short Course will include

Sod Solutions Professionals welcomes Craig Potts

November 10, 2022

After 27 years spearheading turfgrass operations for Texas A&M Athletics, Craig Potts has joined Sod Solutions Professionals as project manager. In his role, Potts will visit facilities and sod farms

NCS4 Launches New Website

November 10, 2022

The National Center for Spectator Sports Safety and Security (NCS4) recently launched a new website with the primary purpose of creating a site that could be managed and updated in-house

Indoor air quality and monitoring in sports arenas and stadiums

November 10, 2022

Altogether, the pandemic, rising reports on pollution levels and daily ozone readings by weather channels has raised awareness around environmental air quality. This is especially true for indoor air quality